Throughout one of my MSc modules this year I have been challenged to produce a series of short videos as a means of becoming more engaged with social media. My first attempt was a mobile video that provided a brief insight into my electronic music production approach when using Ableton Live. The finished video can be seen here:
My second clip is a simple remix of the new John Lewis Christmas advert, which was released in the early hours of this morning (10th November). I have replaced the original audio with a song named ‘Nightfall/Love Theme’, written by one of my favourite producers, Jon Hopkins. I feel the song is a great fit as a narrative tool for the adverts storyline, and serves as a good alternative to the original audio.
The original video can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sr6lr_VRsEo
Jon Hopkins – Nightfall/Love Theme can be heard here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YU1bTFWOxYw
The remix can be viewed below…
Featured image available at: http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/976/cpsprodpb/B853/production/_92378174_new2.jpg (Accessed: 10 November 2016).
John Lewis (2016) John Lewis Christmas advert 2016 – #BusterTheBoxer. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sr6lr_VRsEo (Accessed: 10 November 2016).